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Key Veterans Organizations Back Major Bipartisan VA Reform

June 13, 2017

“Vietnam Veterans of America has been advocating strongly for much greater accountability from VA management since our founding in 1978. We have done so in public statements and countless testimonies on Capitol Hill. This statute is a real milestone in that journey; a journey that at times seemed to be a very lonely effort. We are gratified to see this day.” -John Rowan, VVA National President Read More

Speaker Ryan Talks Today’s Vote on VA Reform during Leadership Presser

June 13, 2017

The problems at the VA have been entrenched for years. In a few hours, the House will pass significant legislation to turn the page. pic.twitter.com/uheibgsxkn Read More

‘One of Our Most Important Promises’: Speaker Ryan Talks VA Accountability with Guy Benson

June 13, 2017

This morning, Speaker Ryan called into The Hugh Hewitt Show with guest host Guy Benson. The two discussed the important VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act and also talked about an underreported story. Read More

Real Action to Help Our Veterans

June 12, 2017

This week, Congress will take action on major bipartisan legislation to help our veterans get better care and better results from the VA. It is our latest and strongest response to the VA scandals of the last three years. Read More

It’s Time to Innovate Our Airways

June 09, 2017

It’s been proven time and again: Innovation, productivity, and the entrepreneurial spirit flourish best when innovators—not government—are in the driver’s seat. Let’s start improving our nation’s infrastructure by bringing that innovation to our nation’s airways. Read More